Japanese porcelain pale celadon lavender glazed ribbed globular jar with rounded body and gently flared short neck, covered on the base and interior with an even pale celadon lavender Ru-type glaze thinning at the ribs, with brown rim and foot rim.
6 7/8 inches, 17.5 cm high.
Kawase Shinobu, 1989.
Wood box, described as ‘celadon striped jar’, signed and with artist’s seal, Shinobu, on the interior of the cover and the orange cloth.
Provenance & Additional Information
- Purchased at the Shiyu-kai Auction, Tokyo, March 2020.
- A similar jar with a paler glaze was included in the 1st solo exhibition at Kochukyo, Tokyo, 1985, no. 1.